Reckless Driver Kills Painter in Lagos
On 13 November, 2019, at about12:30pm, a case of fatal motor accident involving three Toyota cars and a motorcycle at Masha overhead bridge, Surulere, was reported.
A driver to a black Toyota Camry with registration number BDG 24 FL named Meshach Baba of 10, Odogbolu Street, off Ademola, Aguda Lagos, was coming from National Stadium with top speed inward Masha when he swerved to another lane and hit a Bajaj motorcycle with a rider and his passenger, and also hit two vehicles that were equally coming from Shitta inwards the National Stadium.
The passenger of the motorcycle died on the spot. Name and address of the passenger are not known yet, but indication showed that he might be a painter because of stains of different colours of paints on his clothes.
The corpse was deposited at Randle General Hospital Mortuary, Surulere, while the damaged vehicles were removed from the road for VIO inspection.
The driver who caused the accident was arrested. Investigation is ongoing and the suspect will be charged to c